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(Science: protein) iron binding protein of very high affinity (kd 10exp 19 at ph 6.4, 26 fold greater than that of transferrin) found in milk and in the specific granules of neutrophil leucocytes.

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Sugar Allergy

... in intestinal adaptation to gastrointestinal disease. Pediatr Clin North Am 1996;43(2):451-70. 33. Nakajima M, Shinoda I, Samejima Y, et al. Lactoferrin as a suppressor of cell migration of gastrointestinal cell lines. J Cell Physiol 1997;170(2):101-05. 34. Kruzel ML, Harari Y, Chen C-Y, ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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Salty tears?

I found this before you Tear fluid contains water, mucin, lipids, lysozyme, lactoferrin, lipocalin, lacritin, immunoglobulins, glucose, urea, sodium , and potassium. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tears#Types_of_tears

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by Baiji
Fri Dec 22, 2006 6:29 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Salty tears?
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The Fiber Disease

sunday closet cleaners group presents: Heres a new one on me ..... the iron and p.aeruginosa connection..... It has been reported that lactoferrin can cause deprivation of iron, thus inhibition of biofilm formation in Pseudomonas aeruginosa[/size]. We have observed that biofilm formation ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Mon Sep 11, 2006 2:32 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Can you live off milk?

... Inhibitors MDGI and MAF, and Platelet derived growth factor · Others... (PGE, PGF2 alpha, cAMP, cGMP, Delta sleep inducing · peptide, Transferrin, Lactoferrin, Casomorphin and Erythropoietin...

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by b_d_41501
Wed Jun 01, 2005 3:20 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can you live off milk?
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